National Centre for Language Technology

National Centre for Language Technology

Dublin City University
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Machine Translation (MT)
    Title: Attempt: "All Trees" Efficient Models of Parsing and Translation
    Funded by: Science Foundation Ireland's Research Frontiers Programme
    Duration: 2006 - 2009
    Amount: €200,000
    Participants: Prof. Andy Way, Dr. Mary Hearne, John Tinsley, Ventsislav Zhechev
Machine Translation (MT)
    Title: Prospect: Probabilistic Solutions to the Problems of Computerised Translation
    Funded by: Science Foundation Ireland SFI Principle Investigator Grant
    Duration: 2005 - 2009
    Amount: €647,000
    Participants: Prof. Andy Way, Hany Hassan, Yanjun Ma, Dr. Mary Hearne, Dr. Nicolas Stroppa
Machine Translation (MT)
    Title: Translating DVD Subtitles using Example-Based Machine Translation
    Funded by: Enterprise Ireland's Commercialisation Funding Scheme
    Duration: 2005 - 2006
    Amount: €82,600
    Participants: Prof. Andy Way, Dorothy Kenny, Minako O'Hagan, Stephen Armstrong, Colm Caffrey, Marian Flanagan
Rapid Treebank-Based Unification Grammar Acquisition
    Title: GramLab: Treebank-based Multilingual Deep Grammar Induction for Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, Spanish, English and German
    Funded by: Science Foundation Ireland SFI Principle Investigator Grant
    Duration: 2004 - 2008
    Amount: €839,032
    Participants: Prof. Josef van Genabith, Dr. Yafa Al-Raheb, Grzegorz Chrupała, Yuqing Guo, Masanori Oya, Ines Rehbein, Natalie Schluter
Grammar Induction/Machine Translation
    Title: ProGen/BiText: Probabilistic Generation with Treebank-Induced Grammars and Automatic BiText Creation for MT
    Funded by: Science Foundation Ireland Basic Research Grant
    Duration: 2004 - 2007
    Amount: €274,971
    Participants: Prof. Josef van Genabith, Dr. Andy Way, Dr. Aoife Cahill, Yvette Graham
Machine Translation (MT)
    Title: TransBooster: Boosting the Performance of Existing Wide-Coverage MT Systems
    Funded by: Enterprise Ireland (EI) Basic Research Grant
    Duration: 2003 - 2006
    Amount: €145,000
    Participants: Prof. Josef van Genabith, Dr. Andy Way, Anna Khasin, Bart Mellebeek
CALL
    Title: The Integration of Computational Linguistics Techniques in CALL
    Funded by: Irish Research Council for Science and Engineering (IRCSET) Basic Research Grant
    Duration: 2002 - 2005
    Amount: €140,582
    Participants: Monica Ward, Andy Way, Thomas Koller, Joachim Wagner, Cara Greene, Katrina Keogh
Treebank-Based Unification Grammar Acquisition
    Title: Automatic Annotation of the Penn-II Treebank with Feature-Structure Information
    Funded by: Enterprise Ireland (EI) Basic Research Grant
    Duration: 2001 - 2004
    Amount: £101,000
    Participants: Prof. Josef van Genabith, Dr. Andy Way, Aoife Cahill, Michael Burke, Ruth O'Donovan
CALL The JEWELS Project
    Title: The Joint European Website on Language and Speech
    Funded by: European Union (Socrates), ELSNET
    Duration: 2000 - ongoing
    Participants: Andy Way, CA
ACO*HUM
    Title: The Socrates Thematic Network in Advanced Computing in the Humanities
    Funded by: European Union (Socrates)
    Duration: 1996 - 2000
    Participants: Andy Way, CA
Euromap
    Title: Euromap Ireland - A survey of language technologies in Ireland
    Funded by: The EU Commission
    Duration: September 1996 - March 1998
    Amount: €55,000
    Participants: Alex Monaghan & Joanne Laffan, The National Center for Language Technology
VOCALL
    Title: Vocationally-oriented Computer Assisted Language Learning Tool
    Funded by: The Leonardo da Vinci Programme
    Duration: 1995 - 1998
    Amount: €240,000
    Participants: Andy Way
A Quality Assurance Tool for Documentation and Help
    Title: A Quality Assurance Tool for Documentation and Help
    Funded by: Enterprise Ireland
    Duration: 1995 - 1997
    Amount: IR£35,000
    Participants: Andy Way, Gary Hearne , Michelle Timmons
Terminology and Extralinguistic Knowledge
    Title: Terminology and Extralinguistic Knowledge
    Funded by: The European Union
    Duration: 1991 - 1992
    Participants: Dr. Jennifer Pearson and Dr. George Talbot, The National Centre for Language Technology;
    Consortium led by DCU with participants in UK, Greece, Portugal, Luxembourg and Germany.


Last Updated: 6th December 2006 by aclweb@computing.dcu.ie